By Luke Davies
He met sweet amid a lush Sydney summer time. attractive, horny, free-spirited sweet. They fell in love quickly, plenty of laughter and lust, the times melting warmly into one another. He by no means deliberate to offer her a behavior. yet she sought after a style. And wasn't love, finally, approximately sharing lives? sweet had just a little cash and at first, every thing was once attractive. Heady, heroin-hazed days, the realm open and welcoming. but if the money ran out, the yearning remained, and the times ceased their sumptuous stretch.
But there has been nonetheless love. basically now, it used to be a threesome. Heroin had its personal calls for, its personal timetable, and recommendations of nabbing the following repair hurled them into every day. Then, whilst desperation units in, sweet will cease at not anything to safe a blast, as she and her lover turn into hostage to the nightmarish global of habit.
Painful, attractive, smooth, and charged with darkish humor, Candy provocatively charts the day-by-day rituals of 2 fans preserving a long term junk behavior. instructed in stunningly brilliant prose and set opposed to the backdrop of suburban and concrete Australia, Candy is either an electrifying and scary glimpse of latest lifestyles and love.
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Candy: A Novel of Love and Addiction by Luke Davies